Information is the currency of democracy.
Immaturity is the incapacity to use one's intelligence without the guidance of another.
Good laws lead to the making of better ones; bad ones bring about worse.
By 2000, politics will simply fade away. We will not see any political parties.
One revolution is like one cocktail, it just gets you organized for the next.
Necessity is blind until it becomes conscious. Freedom is the consciousness of necessity.
Law describes the way things would work if men were angels.
I predict future happiness for Americans, if they can prevent the government from wasting the labors of the people under the pretense of taking care of them.
The way to gain a good reputation is to endeavor to be what you desire to appear.
A tiny and closed fraternity of privileged men, elected by no one, and enjoying a monopoly sanctioned and licensed by government.
A handful of soldiers is always better than a mouthful of arguments.
Politics is not a bad profession. If you succeed there are many rewards, if you disgrace yourself you can always write a book.
Sometimes you have to pick the Gun up to put the Gun down
Whoever controls the media, controls the mind
Government, even in its best state, is but a necessary evil; in its worst state, an intolerable one.
Let your plans be dark and impenetrable as night, and when youmove, fall like a thunderbolt.
Democracy is the process by which people choose the man who'll get the blame.
Anyone who is capable of getting themselves made President should on no account be allowed to do the job.
God grants liberty only to those who love it and are always ready to guard and defend it.
We have the means and the capacity to deal with our problems, if only we can find the political will.
Any excuse will serve a tyrant.